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A short review of a year of reviewing

Now and Again

From a very young age, I developed a passion for terrible movies. Not cult classic bombs such as “Plan 9 From Outer Space” or “The Room,” which definitely hold a place in my heart, but the kind of bad movies that people just don’t watch
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Tradition vs. artistry at the Oscars: On the legacy of the snubbed classic

Why the movies that have lost out for Best Picture supersede the winners, and why the ‘La La Land’ vs. ‘Moonlight’ battle is different

As the final announcement of the 2017 Academy Awards arrived, I watched as a smiling Faye Dunaway took the Best Picture envelope from Warren Beatty’s hands. I knew exactly what she was going to say. It was basically a lock at this point, right? Just another box to check off
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